Johanna Bernhardon is specialized in the short documentary format and in essay films. Her films take place close to herself and are very personal, yet she touches upon universal themes.
Johanna has a MFA in Set Design from HDK – School of Design and Crafts, and a Master in Film from Valand Film. She worked as set designer and prop master on Songs from the Second Floor by Roy Andersson 1996-2000. Her films have been screened at Swedish TV and at national and international filmfestivals. In 2012 Uppsala International Short Film Festival made a retrospective with all her films. She teaches film in Sweden and abroad and is currently working on several new projects.